March 9th, 2013 by Aaron Hope
It debuted just over five weeks ago and already Jim Greco’s latest Supra signature sneaker is ready with a collaborative release. The Berrics x Supra Hammer is the result of what would happen if you added a bit of yellow to the OG black/white colorway, and may in fact be a special run of that design, as the midsole is noted as ‘hand painted’. This personal touch matches a detail that’s instantly one of the Crown brand’s best small niceties: a custom hangtag created by Greco himself hole-sawing and autographing 7-ply discs from a Deathwish deck. Have a closer look and act fast because just 50 pairs of the Berrics Hammers are available now from The Berrics Canteen.
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January 31st, 2013 by Aaron Hope
Despite what the Rolling Stones might have you believe in the backing track to the promo video you’ll see below, Jim Greco has never been a man to need shelter. Skateboarding itself is a terribly risky career path and Greco is not only great at it, but he had a visionary intention when he joined up with the other guys at the ground floor of Supra. Greco’s signature releases have outnumbered the other Deathwish riders combined and even flagship rider Chad Muska when it comes to number of signature releases, as the new Supra Hammer brings Jim’s total to five for the Crown brand. Greco calls the SUPRAFOAM-cushioned Hammer “The best shoe [he's] ever skated in,” and you can see the first two black white and grey/blue colorways below before grabbing straight from Supra.
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